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by perkins7nac
Thu Aug 21, 2008 9:00 am
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Comparing - Literature-rich (MFW) vs literature-based
Replies: 26
Views: 20051

Has Anyone Switched to MFW?

I wrote a post on the yahoogroup for families who use MFW just yesterday. I posted the subject there as: "Why I am grateful to MFW." Posted on yahoogroup: "I've been pondering something, and I wanted to share with you ladies here. I am so grateful to the MFW curriculum. I was using another program f...
by perkins7nac
Wed Aug 20, 2008 11:41 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Compare MFW to other in-depth Christian unit studies?
Replies: 21
Views: 14019

Posted: Wed Apr 16, 2008 5:22 pm I've used the two. Both are distinctively Christian curriula. However the other program does not integrate Bible study within the full curriculum; it simply include Biblical history within the spectrum of historical studies. MFW builds, year upon year, upon the foun...
by perkins7nac
Mon Apr 14, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Special needs - Adjusting 9th grade (or not)?
Replies: 25
Views: 9314

9th grade

I've had more time to consider this over the weekend, and several things stood out for me. Primarily, because of this very "late-blooming" issue, we re-started her school year all the way back in kindergarten -- and ever since then, our academic year has run from January to December! In essence, my ...
by perkins7nac
Tue Jul 25, 2006 2:09 pm
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Non-USA Family - Is K portable for a missionary family?
Replies: 4
Views: 6034

Michelle, I think MFW From A to Z is a very portable curriculum. We take care of my parents, currently a 3-hour drive away, and I've found it easy to manage using MFW K materials. First, instructions in the teacher's manual recommend making a file for each week's theme. This was the BEST advice I've...